Academics with expertise in Scriptwriting

Emma Scattergood

Emma Scattergood

Senior Lecturer in English & Communication

Areas of expertise

A former magazine journalist who also writes women’s fiction, Emma teaches writing, editing, publishing and feature writing at BU. Emma is also the editorial director of Fresher Publishing, which runs a public creative writing prize and takes creative writing workshops into primary schools. She is passionate about the power of creative writing for personal development. In her own writing,… Read more »

Helen Jacey

Dr Helen Jacey

Senior Lecturer in Scriptwriting & Media Production

Areas of expertise

Helen is a professional scriptwriter who has developed numerous film and TV projects in the UK and internationally. She is a renowned story consultant and part-time lecturer, internationally recognised as an expert on screenwriting and gender, and author of the first-ever book on writing female characters for the screen: The Woman in the Story. Helen has been interviewed… Read more »